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Farber's test

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A simple and sparing test for determining or excluding an atresia in the gastrointestinal tract in newborn with the aid of X rays.

Description

A simple and sparing test for determining or excluding an atresia in the gastrointestinal tract in newborn with the aid of X rays.

Bibliography

  • S. Farber:
    Congenital atresia of the alimentary tract. Diagnosis by microscopic examination of mekonium.
    Journal of the American Medical Association, Chicago, 1933, 100: 1753-1754.

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